Meaning of GYRO in English



Pronunciation: ' y ē - ˌ r ō , ' zhir- ō

Function: noun

Inflected Form: plural gyros

Etymology: Modern Greek gyros turn, from Greek; from the rotation of the meat on a spit

Date: 1971

: a sandwich especially of lamb and beef, tomato, onion, and yogurt sauce on pita bread

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